Meijer Relaunches Program to Stock Local Food Pantries

Meijer said yesterday it is relaunching its “Simply Give” food donation program to help stock the shelves of 185 food pantries throughout the Midwest.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer here said yesterday it is relaunching its “Simply Give” food donation program to help stock the shelves of 185 food pantries throughout the Midwest. The chain conducted a similar effort at the end of 2008 that raised nearly $300,000 in food donations.

The new program, which is scheduled to run from April 5 through May 30, encourages shoppers to purchase a donation card for $10 — the price of a typical bag of groceries at Meijer, the chain noted — at

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